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Canon Hickman
Canon Hickman

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mechanicsville, Va.

High School:
Atlee

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 225

Position:
RHP

Experience:
1L



2001: Recorded his first collegiate win after pitching 6.0 innings and allowing no runs on three hits and four strikeouts in Virginia's 12-2 victory over UNC-Greensboro (3/14) ... Recorded the first complete game shutout for UVa since April 26, 1997 and the first of his collegiate career when he pitched 9.0 innings and allowed no runs on six hits to go along with a game-high seven strikeouts in Virginia's 1-0 victory over Richmond (3/27) ... Pitched six innings and struck out four batters to earn the win in Virginia's 9-6 victory over Maryland (4/22) ... Started and pitched 7.1 innings and allowed only one earned run with a team-high five strikeouts against the Miami Hurricanes (4/28) ... Made his first collegiate start against William & Mary (2/27) and pitched 6.2 innings while allowing six runs (five earned) on six hits with a team-high three strikeouts ... Started against VCU (3/20) and pitched 6.0 innings and struck out one batter ... Started and pitched 6.1 innings against James Madison (4/17) ... Pitched 7.1 innings and recorded a game-high seven strikeouts against Liberty (4/10) ... Made his first appearance in a UVa uniform when he pitched 1.1 innings and struck out three batters in Virginia's 6-2 victory over Navy (Feb. 18) ... Recorded his first collegiate strikeout in UVa's 6-2 victory over Navy (2/18) ... Made his first ACC start by pitching 4.0 innings and recording three strikeouts against #3 Georgia Tech (4/1) ... Pitched 1.1 innings and recorded a strikeout against Florida State (3/10).

Prep & Personal: Three-time letter winner at Atlee High where he played pitcher and third base (1998-2000) ... Named All-District pitcher, third baseman, and utility ... Honored as Central Region pitcher and utility ... Also played football for Altee where he was a quarterback and a punter, earning All-District and All-Central Region honors ... Made Second Team All-State (Virginia) in football ... Member of the National Honor Society and Beta ... Named All-Metro academic ... Recruited by Wake Forest, Stetson, and William & Mary ... Son of Ronald Hickman ... Born August 12, 1982 in Richmond, Va. .. nickname is "Meat."